Home Matters is the preferred staging company for Central Indiana’s home builders, investors, veteran realtors, and owners of luxury homes. With over $500,000 in inventory, we have both the expertise and high-end resources to design for any home size or style in the area. We staged $40,000,000 in real estate for 2015, and we’re proud to say that we’re growing—thanks to a long list of happy clients!

If you’re looking for professional staging, the Home Matters team truly represents the best in the business. Our company is owned and operated by an Interior Designer and each of our Property Stylists has extensive, professional experience. It’s our mission to highlight your home’s key features and give you rooms that are functional, sophisticated, and inviting to everyone who sees them.

Autumn Janowski


Autumn holds a degree in Interior Design from the Purdue University School of Engineering & Technology and is a former Realtor with F.C. Tucker. She has focused her career around her lifelong love of art and design and enjoys helping clients create beautiful spaces that fit their personal lifestyle. Autumn’s easygoing style helps motivate and inspire everyone she meets, and her talents help clients sell their homes quickly—and for the most money possible.

Hollie Stokes

Office Manager

Hollie has over 20 years of experience in the administrative field and was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. She enjoys using her professional skills in such a rewarding industry and loves being a part of the Home Matters team. Hollie is married to her husband Randy and together they have two children, Brynna and Christian. Hollie enjoys participating in church activities, spending time with her family and friends, and traveling.

Kathy Howe

Property Stylist

Kathy is a graduate of Ball State University and has lived in Central Indiana her entire life. Kathy has been staging homes in the Indianapolis area since 2009 and loves every minute of it! She enjoys working with unique home features and always tailors her projects to emphasize those details in the best possible way. Before she found her passion for home staging, Kathy worked in the travel industry and raised three boys.

Maureen Zumbiel

Property Stylist

Maureen is a graduate of Providence College in Rhode Island and a proud “Jersey girl” living in the Midwest since 2003. She began staging properties in 2009, but her passion for all-things-home started the moment she bought her first house here in Indy. Maureen loves representing Home Matters and enjoys every minute with her clients—whether she’s helping “sellers” move their homes in less time for more money, or helping “dwellers” give their existing homes a fresher, more functional design.

Brenda Pelz

Property Stylist

Brenda is a graduate of the University of Evansville. She grew up loving design and always enjoyed helping others decorate their homes. Brenda has been staging homes professionally since 2010. She was a regular guest on Local 7 Lifestyles and has been fortunate enough to choose finishes and furnishings for model homes, senior living apartments, offices, and hotel lobbies. Now living in Indy, Brenda is excited to continue helping others with design as part of the Home Matters Property Stylist team.